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Special Statement
Issued: 4:41 AM EDT Oct. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Strong northwest winds today...

A strong cold front will move across northern Illinois and
Northwest Indiana late this morning into early this afternoon.
Northwest winds will quickly increase to 25 to 35 mph with gusts
to 40 mph behind this cold front. Isolated higher wind gusts are
possible, especially near Lake Michigan.

These strong winds may cause driving difficulties, especially for
light weight and high profile vehicles. Motorists should use extra
caution and be prepared for the strong winds. In addition,
lightweight outdoor objects may be blown around.


341 am CDT Sat Oct 20 2018 /441 am EDT Sat Oct 20 2018/

... Strong northwest winds today...

A strong cold front will move across northern Illinois and
Northwest Indiana late this morning into early this afternoon.
Northwest winds will quickly increase to 25 to 35 mph with gusts
to 40 mph behind this cold front. Isolated higher wind gusts are
possible, especially near Lake Michigan.

These strong winds may cause driving difficulties, especially for
light weight and high profile vehicles. Motorists should use extra
caution and be prepared for the strong winds. In addition,
lightweight outdoor objects may be blown around.



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